- New exclusive reedition as a tribute to Notre-Dame
- 50€ (including taxes) donated fort the reconstruction of Notre-Dame
- Limited edition of 2019 copies
- Medal numbered on the edge
- Sold in a black box with a specific certificate
An irrefutable masterpiece of gothic art, Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris receives more than 13 million visitors a year from around the world. This extraordinary building with foundations that date back to 1163 has boon registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This 850th anniversary in 2013 has inspired Monnaie de Paris to honor the Cathedral dedicating a medal.
After the tragic fire which occurred on April 15th 2019 which destroyed part of the historic monument, Monnaie de Paris decided to launch a reedition of this medal to suport Notre-Dame.
The observe reprensents the south facade of the cathedral. Tribute to the architecture of this famous monument, the main symbols are represented : a gargoyle,the arch of the main entry and tympanum of Notre -Dame.
The reverse is the exact reproduction of the northern "rose", stained- glass window.
An engraving on the edge indicates "Reconstruction de Notre-Dame de Paris. 15 avril 2019."
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